Disable the traffic filtering and marking policy on a port to let traffic flow to a virtual machine or a physical adapter without filtering for security or marking for QoS.

Before you begin

Enable the port-level override option for this policy. See Edit Advanced Distributed Port Group Settings with the vSphere Web Client.

Procedure

  1. Navigate to a distributed port or an uplink port.
    • To navigate to the distributed ports of the switch, click Manage > Ports.

    • To navigate to the uplink ports of an uplink port group, click Related Objects > Uplink Port Groups, double-click an uplink port group from the list, and select Ports on the Manage tab.

  2. Select a port from the list.
  3. Click Edit distributed port settings.
  4. Select Traffic filtering and marking.
  5. Click Override, and from the Status drop-down menu, select Disabled.
  6. Click OK.